European Parliament report urges 2 Malta officials removed

A European Parliament report says two top Maltese officials should be removed and brought to justice for alleged money laundering, saying their continued role in government is fueling the perception of impunity on the Mediterranean island......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 12th, 2018

Tunisia"s bank governor is fired after EU blacklists nation

Tunisia's prime minster has removed the governor of its central bank hours after the European Parliament put the North African country on a blacklist of non-EU nations amid fears it posed a risk over money laundering and terrorist financing......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 7th, 2018

Wilbur Ross Accused Of Insider Trading In Commerce Secretary"s "Deal of the Century"

Trump's cabinet member “had access to the loss details that Bank of Ireland kept hidden from retail shareholders,” a European Parliament report claims......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 12th, 2017

Trump administration appears to walk back stance on Paris climate deal

Trump administration officials have reportedly said the U.S. won’t pull out of the Paris Agreement after all, according to a report published Saturday by The Wall Street Journal, citing statements from the European Union’s top energy official......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 16th, 2017

European diplomats reportedly consider Trump a "laughing stock" who is "obsessed with Obama"

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Foreign diplomats hold a less-than-flattering view of President Donald Trump, according to a BuzzFeed report published on Wednesday. Top-ranking European officials, speaking.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 9th, 2017

Trump reportedly suggested limiting German car sales

A report from the German publication Der Spiegel said President Donald Trump complained about Germany's exports at a meeting with European officials in Brussels. Trump reportedly said the Germans sell "millions" of cars in the U.S., and.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 25th, 2017

EU Leaders Hope Greek Deadlock to be Broken Next Month

Leading European officials hope the deadlock preventing Greece from getting much-needed bailout cash will be broken next month. Jeroen Dijsselbloem, who chairs meetings of the eurozone’s 19 finance ministers, said Thursday that he hoped to report &#.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseApr 27th, 2017

U.K. Parliament Clears Way to Brexit

British lawmakers Monday removed the final hurdle to Prime Minister Theresa May’s plan to start talks on the U.K. leaving the European Union, a milestone moment that sets the stage for unwinding 40 years of close and complex cross-Channel ties......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 13th, 2017

EU parliament says governments delayed new rules on car emissions

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European governments delayed stricter car engine emissions tests by six years and did not do enough to uncover cheating by car manufacturers, a European Parliament report into the dieselgate scandal said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 28th, 2017

Draghi Says Euro Is Irreversible as Le Pen Urges French Exit - Bloomberg

BloombergDraghi Says Euro Is Irreversible as Le Pen Urges French ExitBloombergMario Draghi attends a hearing of the European Parliament .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsFeb 6th, 2017

Europe Blocks Russian Press Freedom

Europe Blocks Russian Press Freedom On Wednesday, the European Parliament voted on a non-legislative resolution which urges the EU to “respond to information warfare by Russia,” with RT and Sputnik news agency branded the most dangerous “tools” of.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsNov 24th, 2016

EU lawmakers in committee adopt report on carbon market reform

Members of the European Parliament's industry committee voted in favor of a proposed compromise on reforming the bloc's carbon market that also seeks to protect European businesses. The Emissions Trading System, which is designed to make big polluters pay.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooOct 13th, 2016

ECB weighs slowing bond purchases before QE concludes: report

The European Central Bank is likely to gradually wind down bond purchases before the scheduled March 2017 conclusion of its quantitative-easing program, Bloomberg reported Tuesday, citing unnamed eurozone central bank officials. The ECB is buying 80 billi.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 4th, 2016

Bond Report: Treasury yields end week at post-Brexit highs on hawkish Fed comments

Treasury prices plunged this week—pushing yields to their highest level since the U.K.’s vote to leave the European Union—as the market’s interest-rate hike expectations rose following hawkish comments from Federal Reserve officials......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 9th, 2016

Bond Report: Treasury yields hit post-Brexit highs on hawkish Fed comments

Treasury prices plunged Friday, pushing yields to their highest level since the U.K.’s vote to leave the European Union, as the market’s interest-rate hike expectations rose following hawkish comments from Federal Reserve officials......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 9th, 2016

This leading Labour MEP wants Jeremy Corbyn to take a much tougher stance against Brexit

European Parliament TV Leading MEP Seb Dance calls on Labour MPs to "lead the conversation" and take a tougher stance against Brexit. The Labour MEP told BI that his Westminster colleagues need to stand up for what they bel.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider6 hr. 47 min. ago

Trade war averted for now between US, Europe

Germany's economy minister says he found officials in Washington "open to our arguments" when he visited to try and avert steel and aluminum tariffs against the European Union......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 22nd, 2018

U.S.-European Division Clouds Effort to Salvage Iran Nuclear Deal

A disagreement between Washington and Europe over a key Trump administration concern about the Iran nuclear agreement threatens to scuttle efforts to preserve the international accord, U.S. officials said, as talks continue on a supplemental agreement......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 22nd, 2018

Tech Giants Face Hundreds of Millions in New Taxes Under EU Proposals

The European Union unveiled sweeping new legislative proposals to raise taxes on big technology companies, a move that risks angering U.S. officials when trans-Atlantic relations are already strained by an escalating trade spat......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 21st, 2018

ECB"s German Skew Raises Questions Over Draghi"s Successor

Germany’s outsize influence at the European Central Bank is raising concerns among some eurozone officials and banking executives ahead of a decision over whether to name a German to lead the institution for the first time......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 20th, 2018

PwC urges govt to pare 28% GST bracket to 20-22%, merge middle slabs

In its new report, the audit firm urges policymakers to rework definition of 'luxury items' in sync with current standards of living.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 20th, 2018